Strunk Family History

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Strunk Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German strunk ‘stalk’, ‘stump’, hence a nickname for a short, stout, ungainly person, or a topographic name for someone who lived in an area with tree trunks.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Struck, Trunk, Strand, Strack, Sprung, Streng, Strutz, Stuck, Strutt

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Strunk Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Strunk name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Strunk. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    53%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Germanic Europe

    15%

  • Sweden

    3%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    2%

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Strunk Family Origin

Where is the Strunk family from?

Strunk Family Occupations

What did your Strunk ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Strunk occupation in the UK was Vellum Builder. 100% of Strunk's were Vellum Builders.

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  • Vellum Builder

    100%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Strunk ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Strunk Historical Records

What Strunk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Strunk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strunk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Strunk. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Strunk. For the veterans among your Strunk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strunk Life Expectancy

What is the average Strunk lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Strunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Strunk in 1943 was 27, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strunk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strunk ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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